Katie Yoder works as a staff writer and reporter for the Media Research Center's Culture department. As the Joe and Betty Anderlik Fellow, Katie's coverage has been instrumental on a variety of issues in relation to the media including marriage, feminism, entertainment and religion, with a special focus on abortion. Katie has covered life issues from the March for Life and the trial of abortionist Kermit Gosnell to the videos exposing Planned Parenthood's harvesting of baby parts. Her work has received attention from numerous media outlets including Fox News, The Washington Times, EWTN and One America News Network. Katie has spoken on these issues in both radio and TV appearances. Before her current position, Katie interned at The Heritage Foundation after graduating from the University of Virginia with a major in English and a minor in Foreign Affairs.

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January 20, 2017, 7:52 PM EST

Vandalism by anti-Trump rioters continued into the evening Friday as they had a standoff with the Metropolitan D.C. Police outside the Hamilton hotel. 

January 20, 2017, 1:11 PM EST

Let's see how the media cover this part of Inauguration Day. The Anti-Capitalist Anti-Fascist Bloc’s DisruptJ20 Inauguration protest quickly turned violent Friday morning as protestors gathered at Logan Circle in D.C. and marched down 13th Street. Footage shot by MRC Culture and CNSNews.com during the march show protestors vandalizing local businesses, destroying a limousine, and chanting “no cops, no borders, fight law and order.”

January 19, 2017, 5:15 PM EST

Saturday’s women’s march doesn’t stand for all women, according to pro-life women leaders. In exclusive statements, national pro-life leaders called the upcoming Women’s March on Washington hypocritical for excluding pro-life women while claiming to stand for all women. Pro-life groups Students for Life, Susan B. Anthony List and Family Research Council all chimed in. From criticizing the march for becoming a “Protect Planned Parenthood” event and marginalizing women to calling out the media’s gushing coverage, they emphasized the march doesn’t represent them.

January 19, 2017, 3:42 PM EST

On Wednesday night, an estimated crowd of 200 queer folks and LGBT activists shook their booties and danced their way to VP-elect Mike Pence’s neighborhood. And the media were all over it.

January 18, 2017, 3:18 PM EST

Don’t be surprised if The View crew shows up at the Women’s March on Washington this Saturday. At the end of their show Wednesday, all five View ladies appeared either wearing or holding signature pink hats (“pussy hats”) in support of the march.

January 17, 2017, 5:25 PM EST

In anticipation of the upcoming Women’s March on Washington, celebrities from Lena Dunham and Meryl Streep to Jennifer Lawrence are celebrating the nation's largest abortion provider: Planned Parenthood.

January 17, 2017, 1:49 PM EST

It isn’t just the Women’s March on Washington that’s excluding pro-life women; the liberal media are doing the same during their nationally broadcast coverage of the event.

January 17, 2017, 12:58 PM EST

Planned Parenthood is more than just a partner for the upcoming Women’s March on Washington.

To begin his Sunday segment, MSNBC Richard Lui described the women’s march as an event that “started out as a rallying cry for women to show their solidarity against Trump” before turning to Linda Sarsour, the national co-chair of the Women's March on Washington, for more information.

January 16, 2017, 3:38 PM EST

The Women’s March on Washington’s message could not be clearer: “women” does not include pro-life women or women in the womb.

January 13, 2017, 12:13 PM EST

According to the new platform just released by the Women’s March, “women” only stands for “women who agree with us.”

January 12, 2017, 2:16 PM EST

One Hollywood actor is reducing babies to price tags amidst the push to defund Planned Parenthood.

January 11, 2017, 4:58 PM EST

Defunding Planned Parenthood means women will die, according to the liberal media’s latest attacks on one congresswoman. On Friday, Rep. Diane Black (R-TN) reintroduced H.R. 354 or the Defund Planned Parenthood Act of 2017.

January 11, 2017, 3:55 PM EST

This doesn’t happen every day in Hollywood: an upcoming film is bringing its actors closer to God. On Tuesday, actor Andrew Garfield (Amazing Spider-Man, Hacksaw Ridge) appeared on The Late Show to discuss his role in the upcoming Martin Scorsese film Silence. Garfield plays a Jesuit missionary who travels to 17th century Japan at a time of Christian persecution. While Garfield himself wasn’t raised in a particular faith, he trained for a year with Fr. James Martin, a Jesuit, for his new role – a role which drew him closer to God.

January 10, 2017, 1:24 PM EST

Americans know the liberal media are untrustworthy. But there’s something especially repulsive when they don’t even pretend to uphold journalistic integrity.

January 9, 2017, 2:45 PM EST

Such class! What poise! You can assume 99% of the liberal celebrities on the Golden Globes red carpet support Planned Parenthood, America’s largest abortion provider. But Lola Kirke was the one who felt she needed to publicly and obscenely attack someone who feels differently.  

January 9, 2017, 12:07 PM EST

Hollywood actresses have fans of their own – but that doesn’t mean they don’t know how to be fans themselves. Especially when it comes to places like Planned Parenthood.

January 6, 2017, 12:36 PM EST

The liberal media should be recognized for what they are: Planned Parenthood’s PR agency. On Thursday, House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., announced that an upcoming bill to repeal Obamacare would include legislation to defund Planned Parenthood. It’s worth taking a look at how During their the three broadcast networks -- ABC, CBS and NBC -- skewed the story in their Friday morning news shows.

December 21, 2016, 10:17 AM EST

It’s never a good sign when you infuriate both sides of the abortion issue. Lena Dunham found out the hard way: Hollywood breaks boundaries on abortion every day, but certain limits do still exist.  

December 20, 2016, 3:05 PM EST

An artist’s nativity ornaments – featuring baby Jesus with either two dads or two moms – are breaking news, but they aren’t new.

December 19, 2016, 4:09 PM EST

Actress and producer Lena Dunham is setting yet another precedent for abortion-obsessed Hollywood: wishing for the opportunity to have had an abortion.